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Kentish

[ ken-tish ]
/ ˈkɛn tɪʃ /
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adjective
of or relating to Kent or its people.
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Origin of Kentish

before 950; Middle English Kentissh,Old English Centisc.See Kent, -ish1
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British Dictionary definitions for Kentish

Kentish
/ (ˈkɛntɪʃ) /

adjective
of or relating to Kent
noun
Also: Jutish the dialect of Old and Middle English spoken in KentSee also Anglian, West Saxon
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